Mahaney Arts Center, Olin C. Robison Concert Hall
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury, VT 05753
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Champions from Atwater, Brainerd, Cook, Ross, and Wonnacott Commons square off in the annual Spencer Prize in Oratory for First-Year Students. Named in honor of professor emeritus and former trustee John Spencer, this annual speaking competition awards $1500 in prizes, including a $500 top prize. Produced by Oratory Now. Free

The six finalists for the 2019 Spencer Prize Grand Championship are:
Regina Fontanelli ‘22 of Brainerd Commons
Ellie Thompson ‘22 of Atwater Commons
Sophie Hochman ‘22 of Wonnacott Commons
Justin Celebi ‘22 of Ross Commons
Jack Rudnick ‘22 of Cook Commons
Roni Lezama ‘22 of Ross Commons

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